GOLF. RACQUET CENTER. SOCIAL. FITNESS. SPA

Life Well Played

The Lakes is a beautiful Palm Desert golf and country club with 902 homes that have unique views of the golf course, water features and surrounding Santa Rosa mountains. We’re a private club dedicated to creating an ideal community whether you’re a full time or part-time Member. Our development has an abundance of great amenities designed for the fun and enjoyment of our very social Members. Breathtaking views, endless recreation and fun beyond your wildest dreams. 

This is Loving Life at The Lakes

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Lakes Membership Benefits
  • Season packed full of social events to choose from off of our Event Calendar
  • Dining venues to include our casual Santa Fe Grill, gourmet dining in the Mountain View Room or small plates in the Longhorn Lounge 
  • Merchandise discounts in the Golf and Racquet Center shops.
  • All Memberships are immediate family Memberships; children under 25 years of age
  • Guests and family are welcome to most all of our events and on the course when accompanied by a Member

Resident Social Membership

Required with every Lakes' home purchase, this entitles Members to use the clubhouse, pools, Racquet Center, Fitness Center and Spa.

Initiation Fee: $0 Monthly Dues: $220; included in monthly HOA dues

Resident Golf Membership

The Resident Golf Membership is for those residing within The Lakes community who wish to receive playing privileges and access to the practice facilities. Eligible to join the Lakes Ladies Golf Association, Lakes Men's Golf Association and/or the Hole-in-One Club.

Initiation Fee: $10,000 Monthly Dues: $600

Annual Golf Cart Trail Fee: $650
Initiation Fee is payable either in full, 5-year installments or 2-year deferment.

Non-Resident Golf Membership

The Non-Resident Golf Membership is for those residing outside The Lakes Country Club community who wish to receive playing and access privileges to our facilities. Eligible to join our Lakes Ladies Golf Association, Lakes Men's Golf Association and/or the Hole-in-One Club.
Initiation Fee: $10,000 Annual Dues: $9,000 
Annual Golf Cart Trail Fee: $650; included in annual dues.
Initiation Fee is payable either in full, 5-year installments or 2-year deferment.

Introductory Golf Membership

The Introductory Golf Membership is for current Social Members, who have never held our Resident or Nonresident Golf Membership. They receive limited playing privileges (16 rounds November - May & unlimited June - September) and ulimited access to the practice facilities. The introductory period is limited to three years or you may convert to a Resident Golf Membership at any time. Applicable guest fees are $85 for 18 holes and $50 for 9 holes.

Initiation Fee: $10,000 Annual Dues: $100
Initiation Fee is automated to be paid in five annual $2,100 installments.

Summer Golf Membership

The Summer Golf Program is for Lakes' Residents who are curerntly non-Golf Members. Course use from June 1 - October 1 with same guest policies as regular Golf Members. ForeTees access available to make own tee times.

Initiation Fee: $0 Summer Rate-Cart Owner: $1,000 Summer Rate-Club Cart: $1,100


To inquire on a Membership, please complete the fields below or you may contact our Director of Membership, Alisa Ramirez at aramirez@thelakescc.com or 760.610.8106.

Membership Inquiry Form

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